Lori Fena

Founder & Executive Director

Lori Fena is a recognized technology policy thought leader, entrepreneur, investor and author.  She has leveraged technical curiosity, business acumen and an activist nature to align stakeholders behind ground-breaking technology companies and international technology/data policy from the start of networked computing era to today’s world of AI, ML, Big Data and distributed ledgers. 

Ms. Fena was the former Executive Director and Chairman of Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF.org), founder and Chairman of TRUSTe.org, and led the “Accountable Net” Internet Policy Program at the Aspen Institute. She continued as an investor and advisor to many technology companies after selling her company to Stream International, in a $1.2B merger of Corporate Software and R.R.Donnelly Global Software Services.